Brett Favre had a 20-year career in the NFL, including an iron-man stint in which he played in 321 straight games. But it was his last play in the league that was a painful exclamation point on his illustrious tenure. In December 2010, while playing for the Vikings, the quarterback was sacked and knocked out […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prevacus, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for concussion (mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI)) and other neurological disorders; today announced the addition of Steve Mariucci, Eddie DeBartolo Jr., Matt Hasselbeck and Warren Moon to its sports advisory board. “I am delighted to have the […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prevacus, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for concussion aka mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) and other neurological disorders; today announced plans to initiate Phase 1 clinical studies of a novel treatment for concussion in humans. The Company expects to initiate its Phase 1 […]
Prevacus represented well at the Capitol! Below is a link to the Senate’s hearing on the subject of brain injury. Our President & Founder, Jake VanLandingham was a member of their expert panel.
What an amazing panel with incredibly impressive testimonials. Such an honor to be a part of this piece of history! http://www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/state-of-play-brain-injuries-and-diseases-of-aging
Dr. Jake VanLandingham: “It’s Time to Change the Way We Treat Concussions, Not the Game of Football.”
Tallahassee, FL – Dr. Jake VanLandingham, an expert in the field of neuroscience and Founder and President of Prevacus Inc., a Florida-based pharmaceutical company currently developing the first field-deliverable drug to treat concussions, said the new rule issued by the NCAA to protect athletes from concussions reiterates the importance of developing a treatment to the […]